Annual yard and bake sale, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Blue Point Congregational Church, 236 Pine Point Road, Scarborough.

“Connecting With Nature,” 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., ChIME program, held at Allen Avenue Unitarian-Universalist Church, 524 Allen Ave., Portland.

“Falling Away: Moving Beyond Western Constructs of Self,” 7 to 8:30 p.m., free talk with Robert Kest, Ph.D. Portland Friends Meetinghouse, 1837 Forest Ave., Portland.


Pentecost healing service, 1:30 p.m., prayer, praise and worship led by the Rev. Richard Rice. Holy Family Church, 66 North Ave., Sanford.

“You: Blessed, Worthy, Beloved,” 2 p.m., inspirational talk with Laura Lapointe. Held at Christian Science Church, 5 Heritage Lane, Kennebunk, Call 985-7689 for details.

Friday through Sunday

39th annual bazaar, 5 to 10 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Featuring games, rides, live entertainment, horseshoe tournament, raffles, food, yard sale and more. On the grounds of St. John the Baptist Church, 39 Pleasant St., Brunswick. Free admission. For details, visit or call All Saints parish office at 725-2624.


Father Samuel Madza, SMA, parochial vicar for Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish in Norway and St. Joseph Parish in Bridgton, will leave his current assignment in the Diocese of Portland and return to his native Nigeria, effective July 2. He arrived in the United States in May 2013, and served at St. Michael Parish in Augusta prior to his current assignment. Madza is a member of the Society of African Missions, which plans to provide another priest who will join Father Innocent Okozi to serve in Maine.

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